Study Of HIE In Emergency Dept. Shows Significant Reduction In Lab and Radiology Tests

Results were published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association and Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution. Researchers at the Brookings Institution in cooperation with HEALTHeLINK, conducted a pilot study to examine the impact of the use of health information exchange (HIE) technology on reducing laboratory tests and radiology examinations in

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Intersystems Highlights Success Story: Brooklyn Health Home and Healthix

This story shows an example of Health Information Exchange (HIE) active role in managing the healthcare needs of a complex population for Brooklyn Health Home. It also delves into the enhancement of communications through real-time clinical alerts. For the complete story click here >

VIDEO: Streamlined Access Among Benefits of New SHIN-NY Network — NY1

“Having access to Health information Exchange in a patient care setting can mean the difference between life and death.” — Lewis W. Marshall, Jr. MD, JD, Chairman Ambulatory Care and Community Health, Brookdale Hospital and Medical Center”

SHIN-NY: New York Ready to Onboard RHIOs Statewide

The New York eHealth Collaborative will be providing a patient record look-up across the 8 RHIOs beginning July 1.

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New York’s Health Information System Nears Critical Mass – CapitalNewYork.Com

When New York health officials refer to the state’s ambitious new health-information project, they like to say that they are building nothing less than a new public utility… it will distribute patient information, uploaded to a central hub, to any doctor authorized to view it. If the investment in the project—officially called the State Health

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Final State Budget Funds Statewide Health Information Network of New York

Funding Will Help to Drive Adoption and Usage of New York’s Electronic Health Records System

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SHIN-NY gets a lift – HIE Watch

The Empire State’s health information network is getting continued support from lawmakers.

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Final State Budget Funds SHIN-NY

The New York State Legislature voted to support New York’s electronic health records system – known as the Statewide Health Information Network of New York (the SHIN-NY). The final New York State Fiscal Year 2015-16 Budget includes $45M in State funding for the SHIN-NY and its Regional Health Information Organizations (RHIOs), which will continue the

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Pay for Performance Extends to Health Care… (DSRIP)-NY Times

Pay for Performance Extends to Health Care in Experiment in New York

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Op-Ed “Why Electronic Health Records Matter” –

Amanda Parsons and Larry K. McReynolds, provide their commentary on “Why Electronic Health Records Matter”

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